Year: 2016

Imagine this: You’ve graduated from grade 9, terrified to be going into high school and you get a letter saying you’ve been chosen to attend a leadership camp along with 50 other complete strangers for a week away from home.. …

Catapult memories by Nikki Read More »

A prelude to the best week of your life! With great clarity I remember, for some odd reason, the chalk art on the pavement when I first got to Acadia. “WELCOME TO CATAPULT” followed by drawings of blue arrows and …

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When I arrived at Catapult in 2010, it was as a very broken person. I had moved to Nova Scotia from BC a year before, and during my first year at my new school I was bullied relentlessly. I had …

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When I was in Grade 9, I was given the opportunity to go to a summer camp, and got the honor of spending a week in Catapult. Still, two years later I can call it one of the best weeks …

Catapult Memories by Emma Read More »

With the change in season and many students finishing school for the summer, communicating with friends (& family) can be a challenge. But with technology today, it’s easier than ever to stay in touch. Hi, my name is Dede and …

Communication – Staying in Touch by Dede Read More »

Hey everyone! To get a little introduction out of the way: My name’s Zachary MacMillan, I’m completing my honours degree in Criminology this summer, am starting law school in September, and have had plenty of experience applying for and finding …

Applying for work by Zack Read More »

Money can be spent and gone in a blink of an eye which was what used to happen to me. My experience creating a budget for myself was tough but I knew that it was what I had to do …

Ever wonder where your money is going by Taylor B Read More »

Why do you volunteer? Why do you commit multiple hours a week, weekends and multiple weeks of your summer to volunteer? Those are all questions I get asked often because I am a volunteer. I give countless hours of my …

Why volunteer? By Kayla Read More »

The topic of money always scares me. I find that I am always worrying about being broke, whether it be now or in the future. I think about student debt, how much money I am currently making with my job, …

Money Management by Lauren Read More »

Hey there, Aliah here. At some point we all come to a time in our lives where money begins to play a pretty big role. It influences our lives heavily in today’s society, and therefore dictates our standard of living, …

Money, Money, Money by Aliah Read More »